Comedy, "edinburgh" within 10 miles of EH15 2NP

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The largest arts festival in the world and the greatest show on earth. Every year thousands of performers take to a multitude of stages all over Edinburgh to present shows for every taste. From big names in the world of entertainment to unknown artists looking to build their careers, the festival caters for everyone and…

Various venues, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Tue 19 Aug

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

Wed 20 Aug

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

Thu 21 Aug

Times & prices vary / 0131 226 2000

…and 4 more dates until 25 Aug

Edinburgh Comedy Allstars

Underbelly Productions Underbelly presents four of the biggest and brightest comedians all in one huge show, staged in the majestic McEwan Hall. A one-stop shop for your comedy fix in the beating heart of the festival! Last year's acts included Al Murray, Milton Jones, David O'Doherty, Alan Davies, Andrew Maxwell…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Thu 21 Aug

McEwan Hall

£16 (£15) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

McEwan Hall

£16 (£15) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

McEwan Hall

£16 (£15) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Jester Jesters: Edinburgh Showcase

Showcasing four years of comedy talent new and old, London's Jester Jesters is making its Edinburgh Fringe debut! Come join Jonathan Hearn and Chris Timoney hosting a mixed bill of Fringe comics that have included David Mills, Holly Walsh, Bec Hill and Al Lubel in a great night of comedy.

Hotel Ibis, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 292 0000

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 20:45 – 21:45

Thu 21 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 292 0000

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 20:45 – 21:45

Fri 22 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 292 0000

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 20:45 – 21:45

Sat 23 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 292 0000

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 20:45 – 21:45

Russell Grant: Strictly Edinburgh

MMM Ltd Reach for the stars as the nation's darling rockets into town with a showbiz extravaganza that'll have you dancing in the aisles. Filled with magic and sparkle, get ready for a barn-storming, foot-tapping, feel good hour to lift your spirits and have you wreathed in smiles. This is the ultimate happy hour! It's…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Wine Bar

£13 (£11) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Wine Bar

£13 (£11) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Wine Bar

£14 (£12) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Best of Edinburgh Showcase Show

EdCom Productions The best and brightest of this year's Fringe comics and with a new line up every day, the Showcase Show is the longest running and best loved lunchtime comedy show, popular amongst comics and comedy fans alike. Whipping up a selection of top comedy acts into a delicious lunchtime feast and held in the…

Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh (3.3 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£9 (£8) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£9 (£8) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£11 (£9) / 0131 556 6550

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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The Edinburgh Festival Comedy Roast

Get Comedy / Gilded Balloon This will be the most talked about event in Edinburgh history. Book your tickets now! A Roast: Definition: 'An event in which a loved individual is subjected to a public presentation of comedic insults, praise, outlandish true and untrue stories, and heart-warming tributes'. Who will we…

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Sun 24 Aug

Debating Hall

£12 / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards Show

Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards Every year a sell-out! The UK's first and premier award for live comedy. See the 2014 winner and nominees for Foster's Best Show on one bill for one show only. Book early to avoid disappointment. We bring you the stars of tomorrow. Previous Best Show Winners include: Bridget Christie…

Underbelly Bristo Square, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Sun 24 Aug

McEwan Hall

£14 (£13) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

The Alternative Edinburgh Walking Tour

Get off the tourist paths and see a different side of the city, learning about everything from its literary past to the disco pioneer who grew up near (but note: not in) the bins at the back of Tesco.

Omni Centre, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Sat 23 Aug

Free (donations welcome) / 0131 524 7770

Please do not contact the venue.

  • 15:30

Sun 24 Aug

Free (donations welcome) / 0131 524 7770

Please do not contact the venue.

  • 15:30

Sat 30 Aug

Free (donations welcome) / 0131 524 7770

Please do not contact the venue.

  • 15:30

Sun 31 Aug

Free (donations welcome) / 0131 524 7770

Please do not contact the venue.

  • 15:30

The Edinburgh Revue Stand-Up Show

The Edinburgh Revue The University of Edinburgh has produced Nobel laureates, acclaimed authors, Olympic athletes … and this. Come see the 'comic talent of the future' (Skinny) demonstrate their transferable skills. We need jobs.

Beehive Inn, Edinburgh (3.9 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Beehive 1

Free / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Beehive 1

Free / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Beehive 1

Free / 0131 225 7171

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

That Thing Is Comedy: In Edinburgh

That Thing is Comedy has taken London by storm, amassing 5 venues in just over a year. Now we bring the best of our comics and sketches for Edinburgh to enjoy. Regular changing line-up means each night is new and freshly funny!

The Kilderkin, Edinburgh (3.2 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 556 2101

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 22:00 – 23:00

Thu 21 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 556 2101

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 22:00 – 23:00

Fri 22 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 556 2101

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 22:00 – 23:00

Sat 23 Aug

Free, with a collection afterwards / 0131 556 2101

Part of PBH's Free Fringe.

  • 22:00 – 23:00
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The Weegies Have Pokled Edinburgh's Pandas

Robin Cairns as Morningside Malcolm This show will be a Fringe Favourite! When Glasgow gangsters mysteriously acquire the pandas from Edinburgh Zoo Malcolm gets the blame. When they start breeding like rabbits Morningside is suddenly hoatching with cute but hungry bears! Can Malcolm restore order to the genteel…

SpaceCabaret @ 54, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£7 (£6) / 0845 557 6309

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£7 (£6) / 0845 557 6309

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£7 (£6) / 0845 557 6309

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Cabaret Bar

£7 (£6) / 0845 557 6309

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Edinburgh Toilet Duck Award – Grand Final

Tedfest The Edinburgh Toilet Duck contest is open to emerging Stand-Ups appearing at the Fringe.Two Comics go head to head each night at Tedfest with the winner progressing towards this Grand Final. The eight finalists now battle it out on the night using a devious knockout format that lets the audience decide who goes…

Underbelly, Edinburgh (3.7 miles)

Fri 22 Aug

Belly Laugh

£9.50 (£8.50) / 08445 458252

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

The Edinburgh Revue and You Can Too

The Edinburgh Revue / PBH's Free Fringe The University of Edinburgh's finest return to the Fringe for the seventh year running, presenting the best sketches of the last year. ★★★★ (Skinny). ★★★★ (ThreeWeeks). Age category: 16+

Opium, Edinburgh (3.7 miles)

Thu 21 Aug

Upstairs

Free / 0131 225 8382

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Upstairs

Free / 0131 225 8382

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Upstairs

Free / 0131 225 8382

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe & PBH's Free Fringe.

BBC Radio New Comedy Award 2013 - Edinburgh Heats

The BBC Radio New Comedy Award 2013 aims to find the best new stand-up talent throughout the land. Come along to an Edinburgh heat to see who makes it through to the semi-finals. The heats are broadcast on BBC Radio 4 Extra with a live final culminating on BBC Radio 2. Previous finalists include comedy royalty Alan Carr…

BBC @ Potterrow, Edinburgh (3.5 miles)

Thu 21 Aug

BBC

Free / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

BBC: BBC Presents… Edinburgh 2014

BBC A night celebrating the festivals with some of the biggest breakthrough acts of 2014. Line-up to be confirmed. This is a free event ticketed via random draw. To enter the draw, please visit bbc.co.uk/tickets. Follow @BBCEdFest for listings. This is a free event ticketed via random draw. To enter the draw, please…

BBC @ Potterrow, Edinburgh (3.5 miles)

Fri 22 Aug

BBC

Free / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 24 Aug

BBC

Free / 0131 226 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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And They Played Shang-a-Lang

Number one hits from the era accompany this tale of growing up in 1970s Edinburgh.

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh (4.0 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

The Ballroom

£15 (£13) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

The Ballroom

£15 (£13) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

The Ballroom

£15 (£13) / 0131 220 4348

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Rik Carranza: Charming

Find out why Rik was described mainly as 'charming' during his Edinburgh Fringe 2013 show (also 'immature', but probably less so).

Laughing Horse @ The Counting House, Edinburgh (3.4 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Studio

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Studio

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Studio

Free / 0131 667 7533

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Frank Skinner: Man In A Suit

  • 3 stars

Sharp satire and intelligent wit.

George Square Theatre, Edinburgh (3.7 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

The Theatre

£17.50 / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

The Theatre

£17.50 / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

The Theatre

£17.50 / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

High Vis

  • Written by: Robert Cohen

Solo comedy drama in which a traffic warden fears for his life.

Phones 4U, Edinburgh (3.8 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Space 2

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Space 2

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Space 2

Free

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Luke McGregor: I Worry That I Worry Too Much

Anxious humour from the Tasmanian-born, Australian comedian.

George Square Theatre, Edinburgh (3.7 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

The Box

£10 (£9) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

The Box

£10 (£9) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

The Box

£11 (£10) / 0131 651 2120

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Luke Toulson: Laid-back Grouch

The award-winning, Perrier-nominated comedian lays down some truth bombs about what parents really feel (but can't say).

Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Room 1

Free / 0131 247 4704

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Room 1

Free / 0131 247 4704

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Room 1

Free / 0131 247 4704

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Room 1

Free / 0131 247 4704

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Michael Mittermeier: Das Blackout

Another of Germany's comedic exports, this time talking about the German soul.

Gilded Balloon Teviot, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Nightclub

£10.50 (£9.50) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Nightclub

£10.50 (£9.50) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Nightclub

£12.50 (£11.50) / 0131 622 6552

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 3 more dates until 25 Aug

Dario's Restaurant, Edinburgh (4.3 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Function Room

Free / 0131 229 9625

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Function Room

Free / 0131 229 9625

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Function Room

Free / 0131 229 9625

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Function Room

Free / 0131 229 9625

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Perfectly Goddamned Delightful

Sharp gags, wordplay and poetry from Dan Fardell and Peter Strong.

Laughing Horse @ The Newsroom, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

The Basement

Free / 0131 557 5830

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

The Basement

Free / 0131 557 5830

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

The Basement

Free / 0131 557 5830

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 2 more dates until 24 Aug

Richard Brown: This Is Not for You

Up-and-comer Brown talks about how everyone on earth is insignificant, so that'll be cheery.

Hotel Ibis, Edinburgh (3.6 miles)

Wed 20 Aug

Courtyard Marquee

Free / 0131 292 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Thu 21 Aug

Courtyard Marquee

Free / 0131 292 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 22 Aug

Courtyard Marquee

Free / 0131 292 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 23 Aug

Courtyard Marquee

Free / 0131 292 0000

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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